In this fun activity students make a comparison between Vincent's bedroom and their own, using an artist's palette-shaped Venn diagram. Students then also create a list of nouns and adjective to describe the painting. Students then use their graphic organizer to write a short personal response essay. Lesson is common core aligned to both visual art/art history and language art standards.
Complete lesson included with worksheets, Venn diagram and mini color print and rubric.
Included in this lesson:
• 1 - copy of the worksheet
• 1 - copy of the artist's palette Venn diagram.
• 1 – copy of lined constructed response page
• Lesson plan, objectives, and CC standards.
• Lesson rubric
• Mini poster of Vincent’s Bedroom in Arles
Part of the "Crossing the Borders" Series; this lesson supports the language arts curriculum, and addresses writing activities for state testing. After discussion, students organize their comparison using a Venn diagram and create a written response to an open-ended (constructed response) question with 3 bullets.